‘Pro-Poor’ Salary More Than Ellen’s Payroll

The Coalition for Democratic Change- led government has proposed a $9.4million United States dollar increase in government’s wage bill for the remaining five months of the 2017/18 fiscal budget ending June 30. Recasting the budget...

‘Jesus’ Minister Confirmation Splits Senate

Senators are divided over the confirmation of a senior Finance Ministry nominee who responded Jesus! When asked what is fiscal policy. Four members of the Senate Committee on Ways, Means, Finance and Development Planning Thursday...

Quarantined! – ‘Expired Food’ Abi Jaoudi Supermarket Faces Shutdown

Abi Jaoudi Supermarket’s warehouses across Monrovia have been shut down after Commerce Ministry officials discovered the company had on sale large quantity of expired goods including food commodities. Commerce inspectors have taken control of the...

Weah Warned Against Cruel Land Reform

Enacting the Land Rights Bill, which has been severely altered against the interest of poor forest dwellers would no doubt undermine Liberia’s peace, security, economic development, the Civil Society Organizations Working Group on Land...

Weah Wants: Economists, Bankers, Engineers, Farmers, Teachers, Construction Companies from Nigeria

President George Weah’s begging spree hit an embarrassing low on March 5, 2018 when he pleaded with the Federal Republic of Nigeria to help Liberia nearly with everything: economists, bankers, farmers, construction companies, engineers...

Death Linked Minister Confirmation Hitches

Senators Monday suspended for time indefinite the confirmation hearing of Health Minister-designate Dr. Willimina Jallah after an hour of proceeding due to ethical and legal controversy beclouding the nominee’s reputation. Dr. Jallah and her Hope...

India Offers US$144m

India has made its impression to Liberia under the administration of President George Weah donating 50 buses, offering US$2million and expressing its willingness to credit Liberia US$144 million to kick its development programs....

IDI Amin Returns In Jewel – Wants Liberians Boycott Lebanese, Indian Shops

Frozen food and rice imported by Asian businessmen into the country are not fit for consumption because they contain chemicals that are dangerous to human health, Vice President Jewel Howard Taylor has revealed. Addressing members...

No Aid For Big Salary Nation

Liberians here and around the world have launched a campaign to petition the global aid community to halt financial assistance to the Liberian government unless its elected and top appointed officials salaries and benefits...

What is Fiscal Policy? Jesus!!!! – Deputy Finance Minister-designate Clueless

Deputy Finance and development planning Minister-designate for Administration Rebecca McGill Wednesday appeared before the Senate committee on Ways, Means and Finance clueless in relation to the ministry’s core functions. Ms. McGill fumbled at several intervals...